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Race the Helix Lowcountry

Sat May 5, 2018 North Charleston, SC US 29406 Directions

Race the Helix Lowcountry 5K

9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT

Walk the Helix 1 Mile

9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT
8888 University Blvd.
North Charleston, SC US 29406

Join us for the second annual Lowcountry race, inspired by one family's desire to raise awareness for genetic disorders and funding for genetic research!
Saturday, May 5 at 9 a.m. at Wannamaker Park
5K paved/ trail run with chip timing 
1 mile paved course for walkers, runners, strollers, and wheelchairs
Snacks, water, and coffee provided
T-shirts guaranteed for all registrations received before April 12 and will be given to late and on-site registrants while supplies last
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation
For more information about the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation or to make a donation, please visit: 
Entry fees:
$25 for 5K through 4/24/18; $30 after 4/24/18
$15 for 1 mile Walk The Helix
Join us after the race for awards, which will be given to the top overall male and female finishers and to the top three male and female finishers in each 5K age group.
Age groups for awards: 12 and under; 13-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60 and older

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If you wish to make a donation to the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation, please click on the attached link!

Our Host Family

We are thrilled to have the Gunn family from Mount Pleasant as our Race the Helix Lowcountry host family. Meet Makayla Gunn and her family here:  https://ggc807.wordpress.com/2017/10/10/october-is-rett-syndrome-awareness-month/